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Occupational Therapist
Ref: DAN03840

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  • Location
  • Yew Trees, 12 The Street, Kirby Le Soken, Essex, CO13 0EE
  • Location
  • Essex
  • Salary
  • 25,000 - 30,000 per annum
  • Hours
  • Part Time
  • We support and care for adults living with a learning disability, who may also have a diagnosis of autism, in specialist supported living, residential services and hospitals. Our aim is to deliver effective and outcome based services within person centred, professional care environments, supporting people to have the most choice and independence possible. We set high standards for ourselves in the delivery of care, and most importantly, we put the people we support at the heart of everything we do.

     

    If you want to make a difference and ensure people can achieve their goals and get the most out of life, then please read on...
     

    The post holder will be part of a multidisciplinary team which provides service to people who have Learning Disability with health care or psychiatric needs. You will provide clinical evidence based occupational therapy service to our patients; supervision and appraisal to designated staff to promote professional development and assist in implementing service developments within Danshell.

     

    Some of the benefits of this role include:

    • 33 days annual leave
    • Fully paid training
    • Paid DBS
    • Free parking
    • Courtesy meals and refreshments whilst on shift
    • Shopping and entertainment discount scheme (over 800 retailers)
    • Cycle to Work scheme
    • Childcare vouchers
    • Opportunities to progress and develop
  • Location Information
  • Based in the village of Kirby-le-Soken, Essex, Yew Trees is a specialist hospital providing assessment and intervention for up to ten women with learning disabilities and complex needs.

     

    Yew Trees is a large period art deco property set in its own grounds within a quiet village location, offering spacious accommodation. Yew Trees consists of two elements; a nine bed provision supporting women with learning disabilities and complex needs; and a self-contained bespoke apartment offering 24 hour care and support for one lady who requires more intensive support.

     

    There is a choice of lounges and communal areas for people to use, as well as a private and spacious garden to the back of the house, which the ladies can use to relax or for activities. There is also an activity room where people can enjoy a range of indoor activities including music, arts and crafts, and relaxation sessions.

     

    Click here to read more about Yew Trees

     

    Awards for Yew Trees

    • National Learning Disability and Autism Awards 2018 – The Senior Manager Award – Service Manager Nicola Darby (Finalist)

     

    Click here to see more awards we have won at Danshell

    The post holder will also cover Bostall house in Abbey Wood.

  • Closing date
  • 12/06/2018
  • Job Description
  • MDT_Occupational_Therapist.docx

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